Connecticut Land Conservation Conference

March 25, 2023, Wesleyan University, Middletown

Usdan Center, 45 Wyllys Avenue, Middletown.

Rick Newton

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Land Trust Accreditation: Preparing for the Journey

10:30am - 12:00pm
Room: Boger 110
Intro Level, Intro-Intermediate Level, Intermediate Level, Advanced Level

Learn from a representative of the Land Trust Accreditation Commission and your land trust peers about first-time accreditation. Topics include how to prepare to apply, the accreditation application and process, and the benefits of being accredited.

Note: Land Trust Accreditation Commission staff will also be available for 1:1 meetings throughout the day. Stop by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission table and schedule a time to chat about applying or renewing for accreditation, recent changes to the accreditation requirements, and more.


Melissa Kalvestrand, Executive Director, Land Trust Accreditation Commission

Shelley Harms, Executive Director, Salisbury Association

Additional panel of experts

Resources and Handouts

Clcc Handclap

“More than any other, this event galvanizes and strengthens our conservation efforts in Connecticut. We’ve been looking forward to a return to CLCC’s in-person conference for three years. That day is finally here!”

- Stuart Winquist, President, Middlesex Land Trust

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